The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 561 322 419
Rank change year-on-year
-239 +97
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 62 356 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.81% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 3.21% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 62 356 243
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MCAD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11646 11087 12905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.74% 25.13% 25.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9273 9061 11095
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCAD across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in London

MCAD
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCAD across the London region.

MCAD Salary Trend in London

MCAD
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCAD across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

MCAD Salary Histogram in London

MCAD
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCAD within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 1 £75,000 +42.85%
MCAD
England

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing MCAD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCAD.

1 322 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 319 (99.07%) MCSD
3 315 (97.83%) .NET
4 314 (97.52%) C#
5 301 (93.48%) SQL Server
6 288 (89.44%) MCP
7 280 (86.96%) ASP.NET
8 278 (86.34%) MCTS
9 267 (82.92%) TDD
10 265 (82.30%) MVC
11 253 (78.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 237 (73.60%) WCF
13 221 (68.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 217 (67.39%) Web Application Development
15 206 (63.98%) WPF
16 202 (62.73%) NHibernate
16 202 (62.73%) NUnit
16 202 (62.73%) Rhino Mocks
17 195 (60.56%) SQL Server 2012
18 191 (59.32%) Scrum
19 161 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
20 131 (40.68%) BDD
21 121 (37.58%) .NET Framework
22 119 (36.96%) Microsoft
23 117 (36.34%) JavaScript
23 117 (36.34%) LINQ
24 116 (36.02%) Kanban
24 116 (36.02%) HTML
24 116 (36.02%) Castle Windsor
24 116 (36.02%) Moq

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing MCAD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 60 (18.63%) BizTalk Server
2 51 (15.84%) SharePoint
3 46 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 30 (9.32%) Node.js
5 13 (4.04%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (0.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.62%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 31 (9.63%) Internet
2 15 (4.66%) Broadband
3 1 (0.31%) SMTP
3 1 (0.31%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (93.48%) SQL Server
2 195 (60.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (4.66%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.31%) MS Access
7 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 202 (62.73%) NUnit
1 202 (62.73%) Rhino Mocks
2 116 (36.02%) Moq
3 102 (31.68%) Subversion
4 30 (9.32%) MSTest
5 21 (6.52%) Git (software)
6 19 (5.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (4.35%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
General
1 103 (31.99%) Finance
2 87 (27.02%) Games
3 83 (25.78%) Banking
4 30 (9.32%) Investment Banking
5 15 (4.66%) Music Industry
5 15 (4.66%) Retail
5 15 (4.66%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.66%) Advertising
6 13 (4.04%) Marketing
7 10 (3.11%) Law
8 4 (1.24%) Legal
9 1 (0.31%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 301 (93.48%) Developer
2 228 (70.81%) .NET Developer
3 121 (37.58%) C# Developer
4 94 (29.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 66 (20.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 63 (19.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 45 (13.98%) Agile .NET Developer
8 41 (12.73%) Junior Developer
8 41 (12.73%) Junior .NET Developer
8 41 (12.73%) Junior
8 41 (12.73%) Graduate
9 30 (9.32%) Agile C# Developer
10 15 (4.66%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 15 (4.66%) WinForms Developer
10 15 (4.66%) Graduate Developer
11 13 (4.04%) Analyst
11 13 (4.04%) Analyst Programmer
11 13 (4.04%) Programmer
12 12 (3.73%) BizTalk Developer
13 6 (1.86%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (97.83%) .NET
2 280 (86.96%) ASP.NET
3 253 (78.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 237 (73.60%) WCF
5 221 (68.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 206 (63.98%) WPF
7 202 (62.73%) NHibernate
8 161 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
9 121 (37.58%) .NET Framework
10 117 (36.34%) LINQ
11 116 (36.02%) HTML
11 116 (36.02%) Castle Windsor
12 103 (31.99%) Ajax
13 101 (31.37%) CSS
14 91 (28.26%) HTML5
15 87 (27.02%) WinForms
16 86 (26.71%) MonoRail
16 86 (26.71%) Silverlight
17 46 (14.29%) XML
18 45 (13.98%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 50 (15.53%) Client/Server
2 45 (13.98%) Tandem
3 42 (13.04%) Inversion of Control
4 39 (12.11%) Computer Science
5 34 (10.56%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (4.66%) Mobile App
6 15 (4.66%) Social Network
6 15 (4.66%) iPhone
7 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.31%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.31%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.31%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 98 (30.43%) Windows
2 15 (4.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (82.92%) TDD
2 265 (82.30%) MVC
3 217 (67.39%) Web Application Development
4 191 (59.32%) Scrum
5 131 (40.68%) BDD
6 116 (36.02%) Kanban
7 99 (30.75%) OO
8 60 (18.63%) Dependency Injection
9 41 (12.73%) MVVM
10 31 (9.63%) OOP
10 31 (9.63%) OOA/OOD
10 31 (9.63%) OOD
11 30 (9.32%) Domain-Driven Design
11 30 (9.32%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (8.39%) Asset Management
13 18 (5.59%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (5.28%) E-Commerce
15 16 (4.97%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (4.66%) Multithreading
16 15 (4.66%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 314 (97.52%) C#
2 117 (36.34%) JavaScript
3 64 (19.88%) SQL
4 54 (16.77%) T-SQL
5 48 (14.91%) VB.NET
6 30 (9.32%) VB
7 15 (4.66%) C++
7 15 (4.66%) Ruby
8 2 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 322 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 319 (99.07%) MCSD
3 288 (89.44%) MCP
4 278 (86.34%) MCTS
5 79 (24.53%) Degree
6 6 (1.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (1.86%) MCDBA
7 3 (0.93%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.73%) QA
Vendors
1 119 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.66%) Google
2 15 (4.66%) Facebook
3 1 (0.31%) CyberSource
3 1 (0.31%) LexisNexis
3 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago